Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.
You can best serve civilization by being against what usually passes for it.
The first thing you'll have to do, is the last thing you wished.
What can't be cured must be endured.
Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality.
The lie is a condition of life.
Intelligence is a moral category.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
Obsession is the wellspring of genius and madness.
Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
Experience teaches us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.